Boston Public Library

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Boston Public Library
BPL logo.png
Country United States
Type Public
Established 1848
Location Boston, Massachusetts
Branches 24
Collection
Size 24,079,520
Access and use
Circulation 3.69 million (FY 2013)
Population served 6,547,629
Other information
Budget $31.2 million, plus $8.2 million from trust fund (2013)[1]
Director Amy E. Ryan, President[2]
Jeffrey B. Rudman, Chairman of the Board[3]
Website http://www.bpl.org

The Boston Public Library is a municipal public library in Boston, Massachusetts. It was established in 1848. This library is also called Library for the Commonwealth.

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